A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) was reported 84 km NNW of San Antonio, Puerto Rico (52 miles) on Saturday. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 88 km (55 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, depth 88 km, -67.4971° West, 19.1581° North. The temblor was detected at 22:05:47 / 10:05 pm (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 14/02/16 / 2016-02-14 02:05:47 / February 14, 2016 @ 2:05 am. All ids that are associated to the event: pr16045000. Unique identifier: pr16045000.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days twelve and in the last 365 days three hundred earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 84 km NNW of San Antonio, Puerto Rico. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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